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Transnational Cinema

Transnational Cinema

The Film Reader

  • Author: Elizabeth Ezra,Terry Rowden
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • ISBN: 9780415371582
  • Category: Performing Arts
  • Page: 213
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Transnational cinema is a rapidly developing field within film studies. This reader offers an overview of key concepts & debates, drawing together seminal essays from a broad variety of sources.

Discourse

Discourse

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  • Category: Communication
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The Routledge Encyclopedia of Films

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Films

  • Author: Sabine Haenni,Sarah Barrow,John White
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317682610
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 666
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The Routledge Encyclopedia of Films comprises 200 essays by leading film scholars analysing the most important, influential, innovative and interesting films of all time. Arranged alphabetically, each entry explores why each film is significant for those who study film and explores the social, historical and political contexts in which the film was produced. Ranging from Hollywood classics to international bestsellers to lesser-known representations of national cinema, this collection is deliberately broad in scope crossing decades, boundaries and genres. The encyclopedia thus provides an introduction to the historical range and scope of cinema produced throughout the world.

Contemporary Hispanic Cinema

Contemporary Hispanic Cinema

Interrogating the Transnational in Spanish and Latin American Film

  • Author: Stephanie Dennison
  • Publisher: Tamesis Books
  • ISBN: 1855662612
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 244
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This collection of original essays focuses on the cross-currents and points of contact among Spain, Portugal and Latin America and ther impact on the regions' film industries.

Teaching Transnational Cinema

Teaching Transnational Cinema

Politics and Pedagogy

  • Author: Katarzyna Marciniak,Bruce Bennett
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317401069
  • Category: Performing Arts
  • Page: 312
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This collection of essays offers a pioneering analysis of the political and conceptual complexities of teaching transnational cinema in university classrooms around the world. In their exploration of a wide range of films from different national and regional contexts, contributors reflect on the practical and pedagogical challenges of teaching about immigrant identities, transnational encounters, foreignness, cosmopolitanism and citizenship, terrorism, border politics, legality and race. Probing the value of cinema in interdisciplinary academic study and the changing strategies and philosophies of teaching in the university, this volume positions itself at the cutting edge of transnational film studies.

The Routledge Companion to Cinema & Gender

The Routledge Companion to Cinema & Gender

  • Author: Kristin Lené Hole,Dijana Jelača,E. Ann Kaplan,Patrice Petro
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317408047
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 492
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Comprised of 43 innovative contributions, this companion is both an overview of, and intervention into the field of cinema and gender. The essays included here address a variety of geographical contexts, from an analysis of cinema. Islam and women and television under Eastern European socialism, to female audience reception in Nigeria, to changing class and race norms in Bollywood dance sequences. A special focus is on women directors in a global context that includes films and filmmakers from Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, North and South America. The collection also offers a solid overview of feminist contributions to thinking on genre from the "chick flick" to the action or Western film, to film noir and the slasher. Readers will find contributions on a variety of approaches to spectatorship, reception studies and fandom, as well as transnational approaches to star studies and essays addressing the relationship between feminist film theory and new media. Other topics include queer and trans* cinema, eco-cinema and the post-human. Finally, readers interested in the history of film will find essays addressing the methodological dimensions of feminist film history, essays on silent and studio era women in film, and histories of female filmmakers in a variety of non-Western contexts.

Joyce in the Belly of the Big Truck; Workbook

Joyce in the Belly of the Big Truck; Workbook

  • Author: Joyce A. Cascio
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  • ISBN: 9780976237310
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American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

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  • Category: American literature
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Asian Cinemas

Asian Cinemas

A Reader and Guide

  • Author: Dimitris Eleftheriotis,Gary Needham
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780748617760
  • Category: Performing Arts
  • Page: 473
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A number of detailed case studies (such as the films of Ozu, Bruce Lee, Hong Kong and Turkish cinema and Hindu melodramas) are examined in order to investigate the limitations of Anglo-US theoretical models and critical paradigms. Familiar areas of critical discourse are used to introduce the 'unfamiliar' case studies.

American Reference Books Annual 2000

American Reference Books Annual 2000

  • Author: Bohdan S. Wynar,Susan D. Strickland,Shannon M. Graff
  • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781563088377
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 804
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Thorough and in-depth coverage of reference materials is at your fingertips with American Reference Books Annual. With nearly 1600 descriptive and evaluative entries, it continues its tradition as a comprehensive review source for reference works published or distributed in the United States. It encompasses the entire subject spectrum, covering such areas as general reference, history, education, literature, urban studies, economics and business, and science and technology. Some CD-ROMs and Canadian reference publications are covered.